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Monday, July 19 2010

‘Jass’ Gives You the Feel for Early American History

Take a tour of Storyville where Jazz began and murder prevails, bringing in the likes of David Fulmer's hero who is as good at solving crime as he's crippled by his love of an irresistible whore.


Tuesday, July 6 2010

Mulatu Astatke: Mulatu Steps Ahead

The father of Ethio-jazz continues to bring the best out of his collaborators, offering glimpses of the unfamiliar amidst familiar materials and capturing experience with quiet majesty.


Monday, June 14 2010

Amp Live: Murder at the Discotech

With a strong lineup of guests and a bounty of ideas, this DJ's solo effort should be a sure-fire winner. His experimentation lays a foundation for the future.


Talking About Jazz (Again) and Appreciating Wayne Shorter

Wayne Shorter is the authentic item that aficionados savor, but whom virtually anyone with unpolluted ears can immediately appreciate.


Sunday, June 13 2010

Stanton Moore: Groove Alchemy

New Orleans jazz drummer Stanton Moore is ready to take you to school.


Monday, May 31 2010

Matzak: Bring Me the Moon

Matzak careens so wildly around the electronic landscape as to cause bouts of dizziness and, occasionally, nausea.


Wednesday, May 19 2010

The Souljazz Orchestra: Rising Sun

Showing an equal fidelity to the ongoing project of Afrobeat and to the creation of contemporary grooves, the Souljazz Orchestra can confidently take their place alongside other globally dispersed proponents of Afro-modern music.


Tuesday, May 11 2010

Clubroot: II - MMX

Clubroot has softened his sound, but the new LP boasts welcome variation in style.


Thomas Bjerring: Stratus (Capsule Reviews) [5.May.10]
Autechre: Oversteps (Reviews) [31.Mar.10]
Mike Cooper: Rayon Hula (Capsule Reviews) [25.Feb.10]
Always Know; Monk Always (Re:Print) [12.Feb.10]
Yeasayer: Odd Blood (Reviews) [11.Feb.10]
Maiysha: 23.Jan.10 - New York (Notes from the Road) [25.Jan.10]
Carla Bley: Carla’s Christmas Carols (Capsule Reviews) [10.Nov.09]
Pete Kelly’s Blues (Columns) [19.Oct.09]
Easy Virtue (Reviews) [22.Sep.09]
Signer: Next We Bring You the Fire (Capsule Reviews) [20.Sep.09]
The Gentleman Losers: Dustland (Capsule Reviews) [9.Sep.09]
Robert Glasper Loves the Groove (Features) [27.Aug.09]
Rob Mazurek Quintet: Sound Is (Capsule Reviews) [18.Aug.09]
Moby: Wait for Me (Reviews) [7.Jul.09]
Tosca - “Elitsa” (video) (Mixed Media) [29.May.09]
Ximena Sarinana: Mediocre (Capsule Reviews) [17.May.09]
Ximo Tebar & Ivam Jazz Ensemble: Steps (Capsule Reviews) [5.May.09]
Mokira: Persona (Capsule Reviews) [21.Apr.09]
Ohgr: Devils in My Details (Reviews) [11.Dec.08]
Jenny Scheinman: Crossing (Reviews) [9.Dec.08]
Sa Dingding: Alive (Reviews) [27.Jul.08]
AGF: Words Are Missing (Capsule Reviews) [21.Apr.08]
Gregor Tresher: A Thousand Nights (Capsule Reviews) [19.Mar.08]
Miss Kittin: Batbox (Reviews) [4.Mar.08]
Huong Thanh & Nguyen Le: Fragile Beauty (Capsule Reviews) [20.Feb.08]
Jazz by Bob Blumenthal (Reviews) [11.Feb.08]
Coburn: Coburn (Reviews) [23.Jan.08]
Kim Hiorthøy: My Last Day (Reviews) [2.Jan.08]
Alter Ego: Why Not?! (Reviews) [12.Dec.07]
Joel Frahm: We Used to Dance (Capsule Reviews) [28.Aug.07]
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